Did you know that every year there are thousands of injuries in the workplace? The Bureau of Labor Statistics says that on average, 4.3 million injuries are reported every year in the United States. Luckily, having somewhere to turn like the trusted professionals from ChiroLove Spine & Wellness Center can mean all the difference. We can provide workplace injury treatment to help relieve the pain and restore the range of motion of our patients. Read on to learn more about work injuries and how we treat them.
What Can Cause Work Injuries?
Common work injuries include:
- Slips, trips, and falls
- Being hit by falling objects
- Being caught in or between objects
- Repetitive motion injuries
- Electrical shocks and burns
- Exposure to hazardous materials
These accidents can happen due to a variety of factors including slippery floors, cluttered work areas, improper lifting techniques, defective equipment, and more. In some cases, injuries may be caused by another person’s negligence or even intentional actions.
How Should I Handle A Workplace Injury?
If you're injured at work, you must notify your employer about the injury. They may need to fill out an accident report or workers comp claim. It's important to do this as soon as possible so that your employer is aware of the situation and can help you get the treatment you need.
How Can A Chiropractor Help With A Workplace Injury?
A work injury can cause a lot of pain and suffering. It can be difficult to return to work after an injury, but a chiropractor can help. Our chiropractor can help you recover from your workplace injury by relieving your pain and restoring your range of motion. We can help you heal the injury and reduce your pain so you can return to work.
Treatment options can vary depending on the injury you have. They may include spinal decompression, cold laser therapy, deep massage, and more. We'll take a close look to see what will work best for you. An adjustment can help to reduce your pain and help you heal much quicker.
Do You Have a Work Injury? Call ChiroLove Spine & Wellness Center
While you can certainly never predict when you'll have an injury at work, at least you'll be prepared when it does happen. Call our chiropractic professionals if you have suffered an injury at the workplace. We are located in Secaucus, NJ for anything you need.